The Top 10 Corporations in the Philippines (For Job Hunting)
Are you looking for a job? Would you like to work with the best employer in the country? Would you like to grow professionally? If the answer to all these questions is a yes, then do not let go and read the article until the end so you will have a grasp of the best corporations to work for in the Philippines.
In the 2015 online survey conducted by JobStreet.com, a leading online job site in the Philippines, it revealed the top ten (10) corporations that Filipinos would like to work for. Interestingly, the survey shows that it is not only the salary that motivates employees to work in these organizations but benefits and incentives matters a lot. Benefits such as performance-based bonuses, very good health insurance, retirement pay, availability of car and housing loans are among the most popular consideration in almost all position levels in the company. This includes junior executives, supervisors, managers and even top management.
With the fresh graduates, their reason for wanting to apply in these companies is the opportunity for professional growth. This means that training and development are their primary reasons in choosing to work for these top companies. Check the list below of the most aspired companies in the country and its description according to Jobstreet.com.
1. San Miguel Corporation
SMC is one of the Philippines’ largest and most diversified conglomerates, generating about 5.1% (as of 2015) of the country’s gross domestic product through its highly integrated operations in beverages, food, packaging, fuel and oil, power and infrastructure. The company was established in 1890 as a single brewery in the Philippines under La Fabrica de Cerveza de San Miguel. This was Southeast Asia's first brewery, which produced and bottled what would eventually become one of the best-selling beers in the region and among the top beer brands in the world.
2. Nestle Philippines
Over a hundred years after it first started operations in the country, Nestlé Philippines, Inc. (NPI) today is a robust and stable organization, proud of its role in bringing the best food and beverage throughout the stages of the Filipino consumers’ lives.
This is the leading BPO Company in the country that provides unmatched services in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. It partners with three-quarters of the Fortune Global 500, driving innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. With expertise across more than 40 industries and all business functions, it delivers transformational outcomes for a demanding new digital world.
4. Shell Philippines
Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with an average of 92,000 employees in more than 70 countries. It uses advanced technologies and takes an innovative approach to help build a sustainable energy future.
5. Procter & Gamble Philippines
The Procter & Gamble Company is focused on providing branded consumer packaged goods to the consumers across the world. The Company operates through five segments: Beauty; Grooming; Health Care; Fabric & Home Care, and Baby, Feminine & Family Care. The Company sells its products in approximately 180 countries and territories primarily through mass merchandisers, grocery stores, membership club stores, drug stores, department stores, distributors, baby stores, specialty beauty stores, e-commerce, high-frequency stores and pharmacies.
6. SM Investments Corporation
SM is a leading Philippine company that is invested in market leading businesses in retail, banking and property. It also invests in ventures that can capture the high growth opportunities in the emerging Philippine economy.
7. ABS-CBN Corporation
Alto Broadcasting System – Chronicle Broadcasting Network, loved by many as ABS-CBN, is the largest multimedia network in the country. ABS-CBN Corporation (ABS-CBN) is Philippines-based media and Entertainment Company. The company operates in three segments: TV and Studio, Pay TV Networks and New Businesses.
8. BDO Unibank
BDO is a full-service universal bank in the Philippines. It provides a complete array of industry-leading products and services including Lending (corporate and consumer), Deposit-taking, Foreign Exchange, Brokering, Trust and Investments, Credit Cards, Corporate Cash Management and Remittances in the Philippines. Through its local subsidiaries, the Bank offers Leasing and Financing, Investment Banking, Private Banking, Rural Banking, Life Insurance, Insurance Brokerage and Stock Brokerage services.
9. Coca-Cola FEMSA Philippines
FEMSA is a leading company that participates in the beverage industry through Coca-Cola FEMSA, the largest franchise bottler of Coca-Cola products in the world; and in the beer industry, through its ownership of the second largest equity stake in Heineken, one of the world's leading brewers with operations in over 70 countries.
10. Unilever Philippines
Unilever Philippines Inc. manufactures varied home products and food items such as personal care products, shampoo, facial care, hygiene items, toothpaste, cleaning detergents, soap etc. The company's products include Lipton, Knorr, Rexona, Close up, Axe, Surf, Dove and Omo, and local brands such as Blue Band and Suave.
The companies listed above provide an overview to the working force. If you are qualified and would like to move up in the career ladder, choose these companies and surely you will soar high.